Indirect Sourcing Analyst III

Chicago Permanent USD90,000 - USD105,000
  • High-visibility role
  • Global, world renowned organization within a stable and growing industry segment

About Our Client

Our client is a Fortune 500 organization located in Chicago's downtown. With over 50 years in business and nearly 25,000 employees, this company offers opportunities for growth and development both at the corporate level as well as the individual operating companies across the world.

Job Description

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.


Indirect Strategic Sourcing Specialistwill be responsible for:

  • Sourcing components and services by negotiating pricing and delivery
  • Support Regional Category Manager
  • Assist with projects involving sourcing new Suppliers, bidding indirect products and services, performing spreadsheet analysis.
  • Identify savings projects within the sites and region
  • Negotiate Cost Savings for indirect categories
  • Develop & implement procurement strategies based on the needs of the business
  • Identify cost savings opportunities and manages cost reduction activities to achieve annual cost reduction goal
  • Analyze spend, market position, & other factors to optimize company performance & efficiency
  • Source new vendors & periodically inspect/visit them
  • Lead cross-functional team(s) in the identification of alternative product/suppliers, facilitates qualification trials, and conduct supplier management to drive continuous improvement
  • Establish & maintain relationships with vendors

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor Degree in Supply chain or related field
  • 3 - 5 years experience
  • Good interpersonal relationship skills.
  • Experience independently running RFP, RFQs
  • Must have at least 2-3 years demonstrated analytical skills.
  • Demonstrated analytical and Root Cause determination skills.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong computer skills.
  • Must be responsible and dependable.

What's on Offer

Competitive compensation $90k - $105k base and some of the best benefits on the market.

Ross Hendry
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Job summary

Procurement & Supply Chain
Sub Sector
Indirect Procurement
Industrial / Manufacturing
Contract Type
Consultant name
Ross Hendry
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